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Everyone has more or less agreed that the 2006 NIST standard for random number generators includes an algorithm that was likely back-doored by the NSA. The upside was that the algorithm was not particularly attractive, and it was likely that … Continue reading
Operational Security (OpSec) is the discipline of denying an adversary information that would be advantageous in their plans against you. Maintaining anonymity is a very effective technique for OpSec, but it’s also one of the hardest to achieve. The longer … Continue reading
Thanks to a submission to VirusTotal, it looks like F-Secure has identified the first step in the RSA hack back in March. It was a basic phishing email, with a zero-day Flash exploit payload. It wasn’t sent to a privileged … Continue reading
It’s been four years since the last release, but the popular Windows SSH suite PuTTY has just released a new version! Make sure to update all your installations.
For those of you using VMware vSphere, be aware that the new vSphere 5 licensing model is looking like it will cost significantly more for most, if not all, users. Here’s the official vSphere licensing explanation and a recent forum … Continue reading